Spencer, MA


Assumption nursing students getting hands-on training Saint Vincent Hospital

WORCESTER, Mass. - Fifteen Assumption University students are getting hands-on training at Saint Vincent Hospital. It is part of a first of its kind partnership, where nursing students are already tending to patients through the dedicated education unit. The 12-week program gives students a real-life look at nursing. The students...

Worcester Ranked in Top 10 Worst Cities in U.S. to Get Married

Couples looking to tie the knot in Worcester may want to consider eloping. According to the latest report from the data and finance experts at WalletHub, Worcester is in the top 10 worst cities in the U.S. to get married. The report -- 2023's Best Places to Get Married --...

Auburn Mall | Shopping mall in Massachusetts

Auburn Mall is a regional shopping mall located in Auburn, Alabama, United States, and combines traditional mall shopping with village streetscape shopping. The mall has a gross leasable area of 527,000 square feet (49,000 m2). The two main department stores, Belk and Dillard's, are supplemented by more than 50 specialty...

Here’s How Many Massachusetts Residents Rely On Home Heating Oil

Bitter cold weather is in the forecast for Massachusetts this weekend and the subject of energy usage came up on "Slater and Marjo In The Morning" on Tuesday. Friday night's low temperature is forecasted to be around 10 below zero with windy conditions to boot. February is essentially here and although we've had a rather mild winter, this cold snap is not supposed to last more than two days.

Highway safety plan includes recommendations for policy, action

The Massachusetts Department of Transportation has published an updated roadway safety plan to identify key needs and help direct funding to improvements that reduce fatalities and serious injuries on all public roads. MassDOT developed the 2023 Strategic Highway Safety Plan for Massachusetts in cooperation with a range of federal, state,...

New Bed Bath & Beyond Store Closures Include Worcester Location

Yet another slew of planned Bed Bath & Beyond store closures was announced, including multiple stores in Massachusetts. The struggling company announced the upcoming closures on Monday, Jan. 30, following a list of 62 store shutdowns announced earlier this month. The soon-to-shutter Massachusetts spots are:. 230 Fortune Boulevard in Milford.

Bill introduced to regulate private water wells in Massachusetts

WORCESTER, Mass. - More than half a million Massachusetts residents get their water from a private well, but some state lawmakers are concerned about what else might be flowing through their faucets. State Sen. Jamie Eldridge (D-Middlesex/Worcester) has introduced legislation that would allow the Department of Environmental Protection to set...